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Czech Republic President Milos Zeman: We All Must Say ‘I am a Jew’

by Shiryn Ghermezian
March 2, 2015

Czech Republic President Milos Zeman on Monday urged the global community to show solidarity with the Jewish people and Israel. 120 more words

Israel & Middle East

Mapping the ISDT: 1955 Gottwaldov, Czechoslovakia

Mapping for the event is limited and we have this map from the official programme. Any further maps that can be provided would be welcome. 7 more words


Mapping the ISDT : 1959 Gottwaldov, Czechoslovakia

Collecting mapping for the ISDT 1959.

So far located an official map for days 2 and 3. The Official Daily Route sheets and the programme maps for each day. 96 more words


ISDT History - 1953 image archive Hluk Czechoslovakia

Hluk is a town in the Zlin region of south-eastern Morovia in Czechoslovakia. Zlin was the host region for a number of ISDT events. Recently the town has developed a web site to create an archive of its history where it has posted this collection of photos from the… 340 more words

International Six Day Trial

28th February 1915 (Sunday)


~ in Petropolis, Brazil – Sir Peter Brian Medawar, Nobel winning biologist.

~ in Sedlčany, Bohemia, in the Austro-Hungarian empire (later Czechoslovakia, now in the Czech Republic) – Jiri Jaromir Machacek, fighter pilot with the Czech airforce, and later the French airforce, who joined the (British) RAF in 1940. 27 more words

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